holy hour

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holy hour (uncountable)

  1. (Christianity) the hour of fasting and prayer before communion is to be taken.
  2. (Ireland, informal) the hour between 2.30 pm and 3.30 pm that pubs formerly had to shut to comply with licencing laws.